sustainability

September: Better #Football

September: Better #Football

How many times have we heard the neighbours scream across the hallway when a football game is on? World Cup madness, millions of fans going crazy over such a simple thing – just a couple of guys pushing around a ball. However this game has evolved so much over the years and its fan base is now around 3,5 billion people!! Thats almost a half of all world citizens..! Now having that in […]

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Better Awards #Health

Better Awards #Health

Health related illnesses or issues is an always-present struggle faced by the people of the world where ever they might be. There are thousands of organisations, projects and products helping to spread awareness and solve the health related matters in the world. In fact, improving areas like sanitation, water supply, personal hygiene and management of water resources could prevent nearly 10 percent of diseases and 6.3 percent of all deaths […]

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Kill the Cup Challenge

Kill the Cup Challenge

Americans alone already throw away 50 billion paper cups per year, which equal 800 million pounds of waste and 12.5 pounds of CO2 emissions. The situation grows dire when you take into account the polystyrene cups and lids, which are not recyclable or biodegradable. Drew Beal came up with the “Kill the Cup Challenge” a social-media inspired game that offered prizes and rewards to coffee drinkers who share photos posing their […]

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University Professor Moves to a Dumpster to Teach Students About Sustainable Living

University Professor Moves to a Dumpster to Teach Students About Sustainable Living

Dr. Jeff Wilson a.k.a. Professor Dumpster is not your average teacher. This environmental science professor traded his typical all-American house for a 33 sq feet dumpster for one whole year. Thankfully for Professor Dumpster’s his new home isn’t your ordinary smelly dumpster but will be getting kitted out by his Green is the New Black team of students so it includes creature comforts like a shower, kitchen, bed, WiFi and […]

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